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‘Dads Punch Out 15 in Extra Inning Loss

Crawdads Drop Series Finale 5-2 in 11 Innings
June 13, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads recorded 10 hits and struck out 15 in Sunday’s series finale against the Greensboro Grasshoppers but dropped the contest 5-2 in 11 innings. Jonathan Ornelas led off the bottom of the first inning with a double to left. Miguel Aparicio advanced him to third with a

Crawdads Battle Back but Fall in 10th

Crim Homers for 2nd Night in a Row
June 12, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads came back from a five-run deficit on Saturday night against the Grasshoppers but they were unable to pull out the victory, falling 7-5 to Greensboro. Greensboro struck first, getting a run across in the second. They scored four more in the fourth inning to take a

Crawdads Split Doubleheader with Greensboro

Crawdads Take Game One 6-4
June 11, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads and Greensboro Grasshoppers split Friday evening’s doubleheader. The ‘Dads picked up a 6-4 win in the first game while the Grasshoppers took the second game by a score of 11-3. The Crawdads hopped on the Greensboro pitching staff early, scoring three in the first. Jonathan Ornelas

Crawdads Strikeout 12 but Fall to Grasshoppers

Second Game of Doubleheader Moved to Friday
June 10, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads dropped Thursday night’s contest to the Greensboro Grasshoppers by a score of 8-2. The evening was originally scheduled to be a doubleheader beginning at 5pm but storms pushed the start time to 7:45pm. Rather than start two seven inning games, the teams elected to play one

Garcia Collects 3 Hits in Loss to Greensboro

‘Dads Fall 13-5 in Series Opener
June 9, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads fell to the Greensboro Grasshopper’s 13-5 on Wednesday evening. Greensboro hopped on the board first, sending a two-run homer over the right field fence in the top of the third. Frainyer Chavez singled to right to get a runner on for the ‘Dads in the home

Tuesday's Series Opener Washed Out

Crawdads and Grasshoppers to Play Doubleheader on Thursday
June 8, 2021

Hickory, NC- Tonight's series opener against the Greensboro Grasshoppers has been postponed due to inclement weather. It will be made up in a double header on Thursday, June 10th. The first game will begin at 5pm, with the second starting no earlier than 7pm. The games will be seven innings

Crim Delivers Game-Winning Single in 8th

‘Dads Hold Hoppers to 2 Hits in 2-1 Win
May 23, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads pulled out a 2-1 victory over the Greensboro Grasshoppers on Sunday. The teams split the six game series with three wins a piece. Crawdads starting pitcher Ronny Henriquez tossed five innings, getting tagged for one unearned run. He gave up just one hit, walked three and

Crawdads Take No-No Into 7th in Win Over Grasshoppers

Team Rides Season High Hits to 7-2 Victory
May 22, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads two-hit the Greensboro Grasshoppers on Saturday night as they took home a 7-2 victory. For the second night in a row, the Crawdads struck first, getting a run across in the bottom of the second inning. Jake Guenther drew a two out walk to get the

‘Dads Blank Hoppers in 3-0 Victory

Kent Strikes Out 10 in 4 Innings
May 21, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads got back in the win column with a 3-0 victory against the Greensboro Grasshoppers on Friday night. The ‘Dads got things started in the fourth inning as Frainyer Chavez led off the inning with a triple. Justin Foscue brought him in with a sacrifice fly to

Crawdads Fall in Close Game vs Greensboro

Foscue Goes Deep but ‘Dads Fall 3-2
May 20, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads slide continued as the team fell 3-2 to the Greensboro Grasshoppers on Thursday evening. The ‘Dads have now lost 8 of their last 9 games and are 4-11 on the season. Greensboro put up a run in the fourth inning off Crawdads starting pitcher Cody Bradford

Extra Innings Sink ‘Dads

Kapers and Seise Homer in 8-5 Loss
May 19, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads couldn’t hold on as they fell to the Greensboro Grasshoppers 8-4 on Wednesday night. The ‘Dads blew two separate leads as their losing streak hit seven. Jonathan Ornelas led off the second inning with a single to left. Scott Kapers went deep to right-center to put

Crawdads Can’t Overcome Early Runs in Loss to Greensboro

Skid Hits 5 As ‘Dads Lose Opener 5-1
May 18, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads dropped the series opener against the Greensboro Grasshoppers 5-1 on Tuesday night, extending the ‘Dads losing streak to five games. The Grasshoppers hopped on Crawdads’ starter Justin Slaten for two runs in the second inning. They tacked on another run (unearned) in the sixth off reliever

‘Dads Threaten Late but Come Up Short Vs Dash

Crawdads Arms Strong in 2-1 Loss
May 16, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads held the Winston-Salem Dash to three hits in Sunday’s series finale but couldn’t pull out the victory, falling 2-1. Winston-Salem put together a pair of runs in the fourth to take a 2-0 lead. Crawdads starter Ronny Henriquez exited after that inning, finishing his night with

‘Dads Fan 15 in Loss to Dash

Garcia Takes Team Lead in RBIs (8)
May 15, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads strung together 8 hits on Saturday night against the Winston-Salem but were unable to pull out a win, falling 5-2. The Crawdads wasted no time getting on the board, putting up a run in the first. Chris Seise led off the inning with a single. Jonathan

Late Inning Rally Not Enough for ‘Dads

Crawdads Drop Game 4 to Dash 8-4
May 14, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads rallied for 4 runs late in Friday night’s game against the Dash but weren’t able to complete the comeback as they fell 8-4 in front of a crowd of 1,778. The Dash erupted for five runs in the third inning and added on a pair in

LP Frans Stadium to Open to 100% Capacity

Crawdads Announce Updated Health and Safety Protocols
May 14, 2021

Hickory, NC- Following Governor Cooper’s announcement this afternoon, the Crawdads will be opening LP Frans Stadium to 100% capacity for the remainder of the 2021 season. Masks will still be recommended for guests over the age of two that are not vaccinated. The Crawdads have also announced a revised bag

‘Dads Drop Close Game to Dash 2-1

Seise Records Pair of Hits, Score Run
May 13, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads donned their Llamas de Hickory uniforms for the first time in 2021 on Thursday night as they took on the Winston-Salem Dash. The ‘Dads ultimately fell to the Dash by a score of 2-1. The teams traded runs in the fourth inning to make the game

Crawdads Ride Dominant Pitching to Victory

‘Dads Hold Dash to 3 Hits in 3-1 Win
May 12, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads defeated the Winston-Salem Dash 3-1 on Wednesday evening, holding their opponent to just 3 hits. The Crawdads took the lead in the third inning with Miguel Aparicio’s first homerun of the season. Jonathan Ornelas kept the momentum going with a double and came around to score

Crawdads Fans Flock to the Frans in Home Opener

‘Dads Rack up 14 Strikeouts but Fall to Dash 7-6
May 11, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads returned to action on Tuesday night in front of a sold-out crowd of 1,573. After the opening festivities, the ‘Dads ultimately fell to the Winston-Salem Dash 7-6. Winston-Salem took an early lead with a pair of runs in the second inning off ‘Dads starter Justin

Rangers Announce Crawdads Break Camp Roster

Roster Features 16 Returners, 7 Top Prospects
April 27, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Texas Rangers released the break camp roster that will be arriving in Hickory to start the season. The initial 28-man roster includes 17 pitchers (6 left handers), 2 catchers, 4 infielders, and 5 outfielders. The roster sees some familiar faces returning to town. In fact, 16 of

Hickory Crawdads Unveil 2021 Promo Schedule

Giveaways, Fireworks, Themes, and More!
March 30, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads are excited to announce their 2021 promotional lineup. The schedule is highlighted by 11 firework shows, 10 giveaways and an array of theme nights. VIEW FULL SCHEDULE The Crawdads are starting the season strong, with four giveaways falling in Opening Week. Opening night will kick

All the Details for Saturday’s Spring Fling

Spring Fling this Saturday April 3rd From 11am-1pm
March 29, 2021

When should I arrive? The event will get started at 11am and run until 1pm. When you arrive to the event, park in our main lot and enter through the front gate. Admission and parking are free. What will be going on? Lots! We’ll have new activities such as music

Crawdads Reveal 2021 Game Times

Tuesday-Saturday to Start at 7pm, Sundays at 3pm
March 16, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads announced the start times for their 60 home games in 2021. Tuesday through Saturday games will begin at 7pm while Sundays will begin at 3pm. The Crawdads July 4thcelebration will begin at 7pm. The Christian Concert date, featuring the Rhett Walker Band, on Saturday, July 31st

Rhett Walker to Play Christian Concert July 31st

Group Tickets On Sale for Concert
March 11, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads will host the Rhett Walker Band in a post-game Christian Concert this year on Saturday, July 31st. The Crawdads game will start at 5pm while the concert, presented by the Billy Graham Library, Gardner-Webb University, Century Furniture, and 106.9 The Light, will begin immediately following the